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extravagant / derrochador
 
extravagant   [ɪksˈtrævəgənt]   -adjective
1. (=wasteful, lavish)   [person]   derrochador,   despilfarrador   [taste]   caro   [lifestyle]   de muchos lujos   [gift]   caro   [price]   exorbitante,   desorbitado
·I'd love to go but isn't it a bit extravagant?
·me encantaría ir pero ¿no te parece un poco caro?,   me encantaría ir pero ¿no te parece una extravagancia?
·it was very extravagant of him to buy this ring
·se ha pasado comprando este anillo
·to be extravagant with electricity/one'noun money
·derrochar electricidad/el dinero
2. (=exaggerated)   [praise]   excesivo   [claim, opinion]   extraordinario   [behaviour, person, design]   extravagante   [gesture]   exagerado
·to be extravagant [in] one'noun praise of something/somebody
·excederse elogiando a algo/somebody, someone
3. (=odd)   raro,   extravagante
·you have the most extravagant [ideas]
·se te ocurren unas ideas de lo masculineánoun extravagantes or raras
 
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